The secrets of Vesuvius

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Scholastic, 1993 - History - 64 pages
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By "reading" the bones of people killed in the town of Herculaneum by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, an anthropologist reconstructs their lives.

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THE SECRETS OF VESUVIUS: Exploring the Mysteries of an Ancient Buried City

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An installment in the ``Time Quest'' series alternates scientific assessment and valid speculation about the recently discovered skeletons at Herculaneum with a fictional reconstruction of Vesuvius's ... Read full review

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